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Whether you are interested in a premarital agreement, filing for divorce, finally getting your child support, or determining the paternity of your child, Richard E. Bawden, family law specialist, can help. For the last 25 years, Richard E. Bawden has proven that his personable staff and fierce litigation help clients get the best advice for the best results.


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 50%
  2. Child Support: 20%
  3. Child Custody: 20%
  4. Family: 5%
  5. Domestic Violence: 5%



Hourly ($350/hour)

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Cash, Check, Credit card

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    Richard is an excellent and experienced family law attorney. He has decades of experience in family law and is well known and respected in the San Bernardino and Riverside legal community. You are in great hands under his legal expertise and guidance. It is hard to find a better attorney in family law in the Inland Empire.


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Contact info

Richard E. Bawden State Certified Family Law Specialist

300 East State Street
Suite 430
Redlands, CA, 92373-5235


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Benevolent BarristerRedlands Legal Aid2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Family Law SpecialistLaw Office of Richard E. Bawden1993 - Present
PartnerBawden & Tyler(formerly Reynolds, Reider & Bawden)1983 - 1993
PartnerLaw Office of Egan & Bawden1980 - 1983
Insurance Defense AssociateLaw Office of Pickell and Brown1977 - 1979
Deputy District AttorneySan Bernardino County D.A. Office1973 - 1976
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Certified Family Law SpecialistsN/A2006 - Present
San Bernardino County Bar AssociationN/A1973 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaN/A1973 - Present
San Bernardino County Bar AssociationPresident1992 - 1993
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Spousal SupportOpposing Party Request denied
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Publication nameTitleDate
Family Law WebsiteFamily Law Blog2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
California State Bar AssociationFamily LawFamily Law Specialist Certification2006
University of Oregon School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1971
University of California - Santa BarbaraPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1968
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Legal Aid ClinicFamily Law2012